The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 89 90 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -22
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 13 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.98% 1.19% 1.49%
As % of the Applications category 5.24% 7.98% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 14
Average salary £40,250 £37,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.33% +14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £33,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
MS Project
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
248 213 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 18.76% 14.94% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 183 172 125
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MS Project
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Essex region.

MS Project Salary Trend in Essex

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Essex

MS Project
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood -3 5 £38,500 -
Basildon 0 4 £52,500 +56.71%
Chelmsford - 3 £65,000 -
MS Project
East of England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 22 (59.46%) MS Excel
2 20 (54.05%) MS Visio
3 19 (51.35%) MS Office
4 18 (48.65%) Project Management
5 16 (43.24%) Finance
6 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
7 12 (32.43%) PRINCE2
8 10 (27.03%) Degree
9 9 (24.32%) Time Management
10 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
12 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
12 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
13 5 (13.51%) Change Management
13 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (10.81%) Data Mining
14 4 (10.81%) PMI
14 4 (10.81%) PMI Certification
15 3 (8.11%) .NET
15 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (8.11%) EDI
15 3 (8.11%) HTML
15 3 (8.11%) SQL
15 3 (8.11%) VB
15 3 (8.11%) CISA
15 3 (8.11%) GAP Analysis
15 3 (8.11%) Automotive
15 3 (8.11%) Programme Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.70%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 22 (59.46%) MS Excel
2 20 (54.05%) MS Visio
3 19 (51.35%) MS Office
4 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Automotive
2 3 (8.11%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) French Language
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Analyst
2 12 (32.43%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Process Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Business Process Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Developer
5 3 (8.11%) EDI Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) EDI Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Project Support Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Project Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.70%) Project Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Programme Planner
7 1 (2.70%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
1 3 (8.11%) EDI
1 3 (8.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) PMI
4 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.70%) EMV
6 1 (2.70%) APACS
6 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Project Management
2 12 (32.43%) PRINCE2
3 9 (24.32%) Time Management
4 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
6 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.51%) Change Management
7 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.11%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (8.11%) Programme Management
9 3 (8.11%) Resource Management
9 3 (8.11%) Document Management
9 3 (8.11%) Change Control
9 3 (8.11%) Web Development
10 2 (5.41%) People Management
10 2 (5.41%) Coaching
10 2 (5.41%) Critical Path Analysis
10 2 (5.41%) ERP
11 1 (2.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
1 3 (8.11%) VB
2 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
2 2 (5.41%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) PMI Certification
3 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (8.11%) CISA
4 1 (2.70%) PMP
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) P3O
2 2 (5.41%) QA
3 1 (2.70%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) HP
2 1 (2.70%) NCR
2 1 (2.70%) VeriFone
2 1 (2.70%) Gemalto
2 1 (2.70%) Ingenico